Who is David Letterman’s wife, Regina Lasko?

DAVID Letterman is arguably best known for his talk show Late Night with David Letterman, which ran from 1982 until 2015.

At the height of his career, Letterman married his longtime wife, Regina Lasko, and here’s everything we know about her.

David Letterman and Regina Lasko have been married since 2009

David Letterman and Regina Lasko have been married since 2009Credit: Getty Images

Who is David Letterman’s wife, Regina Lasko?

Regina Lasko is a production manager born on November 20, 1960.

According to her IMDb, Lasko worked as a unit manager for Late Night with David Letterman between 1987 and 1989.

Additionally, she was a unit manager for Saturday Night Live and the TV series Another World.

Lasko met David Letterman in 1986 while Lasko was working as an equipment manager for the New York Rangers.

At the time, Letterman was in a long-term relationship with Merrill Markoe until their split in 1988.

While the two met in 1986, Lasko and Letterman didn’t tie the knot until March 19, 2009.

At the time of their nuptials, news broke that Letterman had cheated on Lasko throughout their relationship — to which Letterman admitted to be true.

Speaking on Oprah, Letterman said: “I have no one to blame but myself.

“I’m taking responsibility for it, trying to atone for it.”

Since the scandal, the two have been seen on multiple holidays enjoying each other’s company.

Has David Letterman been married before?

Before Lasko, Letterman was married to his college sweetheart, Michelle Cook.

The two tied the knot on July 2, 1968, in Muncie, Indiana.

However, after nine years of marriage, Letterman and Cook divorced in 1977.

A year later, he began dating Markoe, who was also the lead writer on Late Night with David Letterman.

Does David Letterman have any children?

David Letterman shares one son with Regina Lasko.

David Letterman and his wife, Regina, have one son, Harry(R)(Photo by Kate Patterson for The Washington Post via Getty Images)

David Letterman and his wife, Regina, have one son, Harry(R)(Photo by Kate Patterson for The Washington Post via Getty Images)Credit: Getty Images

The pair welcomed Harry Joseph Letterman on November 3, 2003.

At the time of Harry’s birth, Letterman said on his show: “I could never imagine ever being a part of something that turned out this beautiful.”

In 2022, Harry started his freshman year at Brown University.

Speaking on his son’s transition to college, Letterman said sending him off was “devastating.”

“The separation of the kid leaving home, I thought it would be nothing, but it’s devastating,” he said on an episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live.

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